Improving Global Health sounds like a momentous task which is best left to people who are knowledgeable in the field. False. Global Health, in fact, has more to do with the ways most of us live our lives, and if we adjust our lifestyles a little bit, we can be instruments of global change. Health… Read More 🌍 5 ways to help improve Global Health in your daily lives.
I not only graduated from Masters in Global Health with a degree, but with more valuable friendships and memories. Phuong is originally from Vietnam and has a background in International Business management. She wanted to find ways to improve the lives of people, and that is why she chose Global Health at Karolinska Institutet. How… Read More 🇻🇳 From Vietnam to improving health in Zambia 🇿🇲
Last week, students involved in the public health course have submitted their work for evaluation. Currently, these students are being given an opportunity to present their thesis. Even though the process may be daunting, here is why you should not miss out on the presentations. Discuss with students The presentations are a unique opportunity to… Read More 🏫 Here is how you will miss out if you do not attend the ongoing Global Health thesis presentations.
Health policy and management is an essential module as part of the Masters in Global Health course. Participants learn, within a period of 2 weeks how policies are formulated, promulgated, implemented, and monitored. During the program, candidates are exposed to policymakers, researchers, and lead program directors who assist with practical knowledge in the field. One… Read More 5 reasons why health is married to politics. A Global Health perspective.
This module is designed to help course participants with enough statistical knowledge for the purpose of their final Master’s thesis. The module is delivered over a period of 5 weeks through a combination of practice tutorials, face to face lectures, and familiarisation with statistical packages. Due to the broad range of statistical skills among the… Read More 📓 5 ways to be ready for Research Methodology in Global Health
Personally, one of the things I was a little concerned about at the start of the Global Health programme was the degree project, and with good reason: in one year, you have to fit multiple courses and a research. While other programmes give students the chance to take some time to think about their interests… Read More Global Health Thesis chronicles: 5 (not so) common misconceptions about your degree project
Swedish, scholarships, grants, thesis project & more!… Read More Useful links and FAQ about Global Health and KI
Masters in Global Health at KI is a short course. This means in a matter of 3 months into the course, students are encouraged to think about what they want to do for their thesis work. Inevitably, it is a time of considerable stress and widespread panic is common. Even though choosing a thesis topic… Read More 👩🏽🎓 5 ways to choose a Global Health thesis
There are two of things you should probably know about being a Global Health student and travelling in Sweden: the time is limited and we already know the cost of life in Scandinavia is not exactly low. However, that does not mean you can’t travel – you just have to involve a little planning. Here… Read More Minimizing the costs and maximizing the fun of a one day trip
It is thesis writing time at this point for all candidates of Masters in Global Health, and during crunch time, the most frustrating thing is to be a victim of writer’s block. This is when you sit in front of your word processor, having no constructive output whatsoever. It is more relevant now to devise… Read More ✍🏻Thesis writing: 7 ways to overcome writer’s block